The Best Shopping on the Brunswick Islands Starts Here

The Best Shopping on the Brunswick Islands Starts Here | Sunset Vacations

Shopping is the perfect activity to add to your Sunset Beach vacation itinerary. 

Get out of the heat (or rain, if it’s that sort of a day), purchase gifts for your dog sitter or babysitter, and get a good taste for the local, southern flavor of the Sunset Beach area! We have so many cute, unique shops here. It’s definitely worth your time to stop and see what they have to offer. Here are a few of our favorites:

Callahan's of Calabash

9973 Beach Dr SW  Calabash, North Carolina ● (910) 579-2611 ●

Callahan's of Calabash | Sunset Vacations

"Huge", "Organized", "Clean" and "Wonderful" are just some of the ways people describe Callahan's! It's an enormous store where you could easily browse for over an hour. 

Callahan's is probably most famous for their amazing Christmas Shop, St. Nick Nacks. Over 100 decorated Christmas trees await you year round, and you will find decor for every interest.

  • Nautical decor and gifts
  • T-Shirts, visors, and hats
  • Delicious homemade fudge and toffee
  • Brands like Simply Southern, Vera Bradley
  • Christmas ornaments and accessories

Island Breeze

101 Shoreline Dr W, Sunset Beach, North Carolina ● (910) 579-4125 ●

Island Breeze | Sunset Vacations

In business for over 30 years, Island Breeze is the place to shop if you are searching for unique ladies clothing, jewelry, accessories, and gift items. 

They carry many name brands and are famous for attentive customer service. Stop here if you are looking for Pandora or Alex & Ani. 

Bonus: The ice cream shop “How Sweet It Is” is located just a few steps away!

  • Ladies accessories, clothing, and shoes
  • Gifts, like wine tumblers, frames, decor
  • Pottery and kitchen ware
  • Nautical-themed gifts

Dave's Outpost

205 Sunset Blvd N, Sunset Beach, North Carolina ● (910) 579-2016 ●

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Everything you need to go fishing can be found at Dave’s. 

Located just a few feet from the water, this is a super convenient spot to grab what you need for a day fishing with your friends and family. 

The staff is extra friendly and helpful, and they will answer your questions about fishing on Sunset Beach.

  • Live shrimp & bait
  • Tackle
  • Ice, cold beer
  • Trailer & boat supplies
  • Kayaks
  • Offshore supplies
  • Outdoor clothing and accessories

Victoria's Ragpatch

10164 Beach Dr SW, Calabash, NC  or 117 Causeway Dr, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469 ●

Victoria's Ragpatch | Sunset Vacations

Around since 1978, Victoria’s is a good place to stop if you are looking for southern style! and other quirky things she has picked up along the way. 

There are two locations, and both are super close to Sunset Beach. Mostly a women’s store, it’s a good choice for resort wear and other unique finds.

  • Women's clothing and accessories
  • Art and gifts
  • Swimsuits and coverups
  • Baby gifts
  • Flip flops
  • Dog stuff

Sunset Beach Trading Company

423 Sunset Blvd S, Sunset Beach, NC 28468 ● (910) 579-0194 ●

Sunset Beach Trading Post | Sunset Vacations

A true “mom & pop” store, this place gets great reviews from vacationers (and locals) looking for beach gear. They are also famous for serving ice cream, shaved ice, homemade fudge, homemade pecan pralines, and Nutty Bavarian cinnamon glazed almonds, cashews, and pecans. They opened in 1991 and have been going strong ever since. 

  • Beach chairs and gear
  • Home decor, signs, gifts
  • Stickers and bumper stickers
  • T-Shirts, visors and hats... flip flops
  • Ice cream, shaved ice
  • Homemade fudge

Get your shop on! 

Treat yourself to a little shopping budget next time you take a trip to Sunset Beach, because we really do have some of the cutest places to shop. Many of the stores will ship things home for you, so feel free to indulge! Sunset Vacations is ready to host you in one of our awesome vacation rentals ... the perfect launching pad for your beach vacation. 

The Best Shopping on the Brunswick Islands Starts Here | Sunset Vacations

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